Wendens Ambo, Essex

Wendens Ambo

Wendens Ambo, Essex


Wendens Ambo is an Ecclesiastical Parish in the north-west of the county of Essex, created in 1662 from Great Wenden Ancient Parish and Little Wenden Ancient Parish.

Wendens Ambo is approximately thirty miles north north-west of the county town of Chelmsford.

Parish Church

The Parish (CofE) Church is St Mary the Virgin, which can be found here on Google Street View.

Parish Registers

Essex Archives shows a holding of five Registers of Baptism (1549 - 2015), eight Marriage Registers (1540-1995) and four Burial Registers (1540 - 1951). For additional detail see https://www.essexarchivesonline.co.uk/ParishRegisters.aspx?selAlphabet=W&selParish=13792&selChurch=13801 (accessed 31 Dec 2022)

Adjacent (pre 1832) Parishes

To the east of Wendens Ambo is Saffron Walden. To the south is Newport and Wicken Bonhunt. To the west is Arkesden and Elmdon. To the north is Littlebury.

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